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Posted inObituaries

FRED NORRIS MCFARLAND

CORINNA – Fred Norris McFarland, 76, of Dexter Road, died early Tues-day morning, Sept. 9, 2008, at his home. He was born Feb. 29, 1932, in Exeter, a son of Norris and Orilla (Knowles) McFarland. Fred received his education in local schools, graduating from Corinna Union Academy in 1952. After graduation he enlisted in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a seaman until June 1956.

Posted inNewsState

4 Hispanic men charged in immigration violation

BANGOR, Maine — Four Hispanic men have been charged in federal court with immigration violations.
Jose Fernando Jacinto-Morales, 46, Juan Teletor-Cortez, 28, and Angel Guzman-Reyes, 23, all of Guatemala were arrested Saturday at a Presque Isle motel after one them was stopped by the Maine State Police on a traffic violation.